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JOIN US: We're Recruiting - Senior Arts Officer

JOIN US: We're Recruiting - Senior Arts Officer
posted 05 Mar 2018

Birmingham LGBT is extremely pleased to be recruiting for a Senior Arts Officer to deliver and expand SHOUT Festival of Queer Arts and Culture, Birmingham as we join the Arts Council’s National Portfolio for 2018-2022.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the UK’s leading Queer Arts organisations and to shape the strategic vision and development of SHOUT Festival in and for Birmingham. The Senior Arts Officer will oversee the strategic management and development of SHOUT Festival, giving leadership and direction as we build on our existing festival delivery to deliver year-round artistic activity, artist development, and support the development of queer arts in the region.

This is a permanent part-time (18.5 hours per week) role, and will be responsible for the strategic management and development of the festival, working with partners, funders, and key stakeholders to develop and strengthen the sustainability, business development, income streams and build new opportunities for the festival as we grow and develop. This new role will join our existing Programming Officer and will be absolutely essential to the development of SHOUT as we enter this exciting new phase in our journey. We are looking for a person who is dedicated and motivated and has excellent skills in business development, fundraising, and organisational management.

For a full information pack, job description, and details on how to apply click here.

The deadline for application is Friday 23rd March at 5pm.

SHOUT Festival is a project of Birmingham LGBT, and a member of Birmingham Festivals Group. Birmingham LGBT is an equal opportunities employer.

For further details and enquiries about the role please contact shoutfestival@blgbt.org.